Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Berlin, Germany, March 27, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Berlin, Germany, March 27, 2020

Location: Germany

Event: Message to U.S. citizens regarding COVID-19

Please share this message with other U.S. citizens currently in Germany.

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U.S. citizens who are considering travel to the United States are urged to make arrangements immediately by commercial means. Direct flights from Munich to the United States will end on Saturday, March 28, 2020 until further notice. There are still direct flights to the United States from Frankfurt and through connections in Amsterdam, Paris, or London. All U.S. citizens should have a travel plan that does not rely on the U.S. government for assistance.

For U.S. citizens who have chosen to remain in Germany, the German government is sharing upto-date information in English regarding the coronavirus, EU travel restrictions and border controls, and official statements which can be found on this website under the “Information” tab.

Effective March 16, 2020, the U.S. Embassy in Berlin and Consulates General Frankfurt and Munich have suspended routine consular services. For emergency American Citizens Services, including emergency passports, please contact the Embassy or appropriate Consulate General.


U.S. Embassy Berlin
+49-30-8305-0 (business hours)
+49-30-8305-0 (after hours)

U.S. Consulate General Frankfurt
+49-69-7535-0 (business hours)
+49-69-7535-0 (after hours)

 U.S. Consulate General Munich
+49-89-2888-580 (business hours)
+49-89-2888-0 (after hours)

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or +1 202-501-4444

Country Information – Germany

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